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lubam
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Listing values from Table and Sub tables

Hi,

 

I am new to PowerBI. Trying to figure out how would I visualize or show the list of values of a row that contains another subtable

 

For example: Parent table has 5 rows and has a column called: "extrainfo" which is a subtable that has bunch of rows and columns.

 

When i use the query - i can only show values from Parent table but cannot seem to show values from sub-table.

 

I want to be able to show

Value1-from-Parent-TableValue1-from-Parent-tableValue-from-subtable-row1
Value1-from-Parent-TableValue1-from-Parent-tableValue-from-subtable-row2
Value1-from-Parent-TableValue1-from-Parent-tableValue-from-subtable-row3
Value2-from-Parent-TableValue2-from-Parent-tableValue-from-subtable-row1

 

How do i go about doing this?

 

Thanks

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RicoZhou
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @lubam ,

 

If you want to expand List, Record or Table in Power Query Editor, you may refer to the blog as below to learn more details.

For reference: Work with a List, Record, or Table structured column (Power Query)

I hope it could help you solve your problem.

 

Best Regards,
Rico Zhou

 

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

Greg_Deckler
Super User
Super User

@lubam Sorry, having trouble following, can you post sample data as text and expected output?
Not really enough information to go on, please first check if your issue is a common issue listed here: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Community-Blog/Before-You-Post-Read-This/ba-p/1116882

Also, please see this post regarding How to Get Your Question Answered Quickly: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Community-Blog/How-to-Get-Your-Question-Answered-Quickly/ba-p/38490

The most important parts are:
1. Sample data as text, use the table tool in the editing bar
2. Expected output from sample data
3. Explanation in words of how to get from 1. to 2.


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